CAMBODIA

CAMBODIA

Engineering/Environment/Urban Planning Placement

x8 participants

  • Who: Work with a rural not-for-profit community group and village chiefs focusing to bring clean water and safe hygiene and sanitation to local families. You will work collaboratively, in small teams, alongside local staff to review existing water and sanitation facilities, using a human centred design focus.
  • What: Assist local staff in the development and implementation of water wells, toilets, waste water/sewerage facilities and solar electric lighting. You will work with the local people to assess current facilities, plan for new facilities, review existing designs and propose alterations if required, work towards a nominated budget, choose materials, get involved in construction and evaluate the new facilities. You will also deliver education to local villagers to ensure sustainability of the project. This project will be overseen by an Australian Engineer and local staff.
  • Where: Rural Cambodia, near Kampong Thom
  • When:
    • 2019/2020
      • 28th June to 26th July 2019 (4 weeks)
      • 6th December 2019 to 4th January 2020 (4 weeks)
      • 6th December 2019 to 1st February 2020 (8 weeks)
      • Accrue a minimum of 320 Category 1 Professional Practicum/Work Experience Hours
      • Applications open Now! 
  • Duration: 4-8 weeks
  • Suitable for: Engineering, Environment & Urban Planning University/College Students - must have completed first year by first day of  placement. Also open to Professionals.
  • Group size: Max 8 participants
  • Placement Fees:
    • 2019/2020
      • 4 weeks: $3309 USD
      • 8 weeks: $4244 USD
      • Click on "More Info" to see inclusions
  • Applications Close: 8 weeks prior to departure

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Physiotherapy/Occupational Therapy/Speech Pathology/Prosthetic & Orthotic Placement

x8 participants

  • Who: Work at a large rehabilitation centre for infants, children and adults with physical and intellectual disabilities focusing on empowering and enabling their clients to be the best they can be. Clients present with conditions such as; amputations (upper and lower limbs), cerebral palsy, arthrogryposis, femoral head necrosis, neurological disorders, spinal injuries, torticollis, and congenital deformities.
  • What: Work in small inter-professional groups under the direction of local staff with a wide range of clients. You will apply current therapies and practices to enhance client outcomes and provide professional education for local staff. This placement includes a community rehab home visit, a visit to the Cambodian Prosthetic and Orthotic School, and a three day trip to the famous Angkor Wat Temples in Siem Reap.
  • Where: Close to Phnom Penh city.
  • When:
    • 2019/2020
      • Group 1
        • 28th June to 12th July 2019 (2 weeks)
        • 28th June to 19th July 2019 (3 weeks)
        • 28th June to 26th July 2019 (4 weeks)
        •  Applications Now Open! 
      • Group 2
        • 3rd January to 17th January 2020 (2 weeks)
        • 3rd January to 24th January 2020 (3 weeks)
        • 3rd January to 31st January 2020 (4 weeks)
        • Applications Now Open! 
  • Placement Fees: 
    • 2019/2020 
      • 2 weeks:  $2805 USD
      • 3 weeks: $3093 USD
      • 4 weeks: $3309 USD
      • Click on "More Info" for Inclusions
  • Duration: From 2-4 weeks (contact us to tailor make a placement for you)
  • Suitable for: Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Pathology and Prosthetic & Orthotic Students (must have completed 1st year of university or college in your area of specialty). Also open to Professionals.
  • Group Size: Maximum 8 per group (max 4 Prosthetic/Orthotic participants)
  • Applications Close: 8 weeks prior to departure

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Marketing/Physiotherapy Placement

1-2 participants

  • Who:  Work with a small community physiotherapy clinic serving private clients in the capital city Phnom Penh.
  • What: The marketing volunteer will develop marketing strategies to increase client numbers attending the clinic, and provide education and training to local staff to allow them to apply this knowledge in the future. This placement can be used as an Internship or Work Integrated Learning placement and may be used For Academic Credit with your university/college. The physiotherapy volunteer works in partnership with local staff on the diagnosis, planning and treatment for local clients.
  • Where: The capital city of Phnom Penh.
  • When: Dates to be negotiated by individual volunteer
  • Duration: Minimum 2 weeks. Accrue up to 680 voluntary work experience hours
  • Qualifications: Marketing Student, Physiotherapy university or college student (must have completed at least 1st year of their degree). Or a professional in these areas.
  • Cost: From $1726 USD- dependent on length of time. Contact us for more detail.

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